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Maana Leader to Discuss the Value of Enterprise-Wide Digital Transformation at the 2019 IIoT Digital Solutions for Oil & Gas Conference

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the pioneer of digital knowledge technology, today announced its General
Manager of Customer Operations (EMEA), Asger Klindt, will participate in
two panel discussions at the IIoT
Digital Solutions for Oil & Gas Conference
, June 6-7, in

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The panel, which will also feature executives from BP
and Atomiton,
will explore how companies can capitalize on new digital technologies
and transform day-to-day business operations to create efficiencies,
mitigate risk and improve the bottom line.

“I am eager to help drive dialog regarding how the oil and gas industry
can accelerate digitalization of operational decisions across their
enterprise,” said Klindt. “Ultimately, we want the industry to realize
the other side of digitization. Where companies are building models in
mass scale and developing hundreds of use cases.”

Klindt will participate in two separate conference discussions:

  • Brainstorm Session: Facing Challenges of Digital Transformation:
    Delegates are divided into groups and invited to brainstorm their
    solutions on digitization with the help of executive facilitators
    including: Asger Klindt, Maana General Manager of Customer Operations
    (EMEA); Eric Koenig, Schneider Electric Vice President of Strategy
    Oil, Gas and Petrochemicals; Oscar Abbink, IHS Markit Director of
    Upstream Energy. (Thursday, June 6, at 4:30 p.m.)
  • Emerging Technologies: New Value Creation Opportunities: Panel
    discussion on the value that has been created through digitization,
    and where it will be created in the future. The executive panel will
    feature: Asger Klindt, Maana General Manager of Customer Operations
    (EMEA); Noorddin Taj, BP Lead Architect of Digital Innovation;
    Ann Sun, Atomiton Vice President of Market Development and will be
    moderated by Eleonore Lazat, Bloomberg Analyst. (Friday, June 7, at
    9:00 a.m.)

The third annual IIoT Digital Solutions for Oil & Gas Conference
attracts senior executives in energy and aims to address the impact of
new digital technologies, including IoT, Big Data, AI, Cloud and
Blockchain. The conference sessions and panel discussions are developed
to provide attendees with strategic insights and serve as a platform for
oil and gas operators, oilfield service and EPC companies, technology
vendors and start-ups to share their experience in the digital
transformation of oil and gas.

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& Gas Conference, visit

About Maana:

Maana organizes the world’s industrial data and human expertise into
digital knowledge to enable millions of experts to make better decisions
affecting the global economy and human civilization. Using our Knowledge
Platform™ and its proprietary Computational Knowledge Graph™, Fortune
Global 500 industrial companies drive answers to operational questions
that direct the future. Operating internationally, Maana is a
privately-held company with offices in Menlo Park, California; Bellevue,
Washington; Houston, Texas; London, UK; and Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.